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Briggs Avenue Teen Fall Victim Laid to Rest

Briggs Avenue Teen Fall Victim Laid to Rest

Briggs Avenue Teen Fall Victim Laid to Rest by David Greene A close-knit Bedford Park family that is still coming to grips with the unthinkable tragedy of a teenager accidentally falling to his death, has laid the young man to […]

by · September 20, 2017 · Local News, News
Delicioso Coco Helado Founder Alfredo Thiebaud Honored

Delicioso Coco Helado Founder Alfredo Thiebaud Honored

Bronx Street Renamed in Honor of Alfredo Thiebaud The street corner of 161st Street and St. Anns Avenue was re-named and dedicated after beloved Delicioso Coco Helado founder, Alfredo Thiebaud, whose fleet of pushcarts have enlivened our summers in the […]

Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. Celebrates Ecuadorian Heritage, 9/21

Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. Celebrates Ecuadorian Heritage, 9/21

Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr hosts a Corporate Gala celebrating Ecuadorian Heritage Month on September 21, 6-9pm.

Where The Pols Are, September 20

Where The Pols Are, September 20

At 9AM Rep. José Serrano hosts a ceremony renaming the Morris Heights Post Office for Dr. Roscoe Brown, 2024 Jerome Ave., Bronx.

by · September 20, 2017 · Bulletin Board, Community Events, News
Assembly Speaker Heastie Makes History Appointing 1st Woman WAM Chair

Assembly Speaker Heastie Makes History Appointing 1st Woman WAM Chair

In a historic step, Brooklyn Assemblywoman Helene Weinstein becomes the first woman to chair the committee.

by · September 20, 2017 · Government, News
Hurricane Maria grows to Category 3, threatens storm-battered Caribbean. NWS

Hurricane Maria hits Dominica as a Cat 5, PR, USVI Next

Maria makes landfall on Dominica as a Category 5 hurricane, heads toward St. Croix and Puerto Rico The National Hurricane Center reported that Hurricane Maria, the first Category 5 hurricane to strike Dominica in recorded history, has made landfall with […]

by · September 19, 2017 · Breaking News, News, Weather
Where The Pols Are, September 18

Where The Pols Are, September 18

Monday, September 18 Governor Andrew Cuomo is in New York City. 11:00 AM Governor Cuomo is Guest on The Brian Lehrer Show on WNYC. Listen live here 11:00 AM Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. speaks at the groundbreaking ceremony […]

POLANCO UNVEILS 1ST AD – “FAIR SHOT”

POLANCO UNVEILS 1ST AD – “FAIR SHOT”

J.C. Polanco releases first video ad of his campaign for NYC Public Advocate 60-second spot introduces Public Advocate candidate to voters, highlights priorities J.C. Polanco, the Republican and Reform Party candidate for New York City Public Advocate, today unveiled his […]

by · September 18, 2017 · Bronx Politics, Election News, News, Politics
CUOMO DIRECTS INVESTIGATION INTO LATEST CONED POWER FAILURE

CUOMO DIRECTS INVESTIGATION INTO LATEST CONED POWER FAILURE

GOVERNOR CUOMO DIRECTS INVESTIGATION INTO LATEST CONED POWER FAILURE Governor Andrew M. Cuomo has directed the New York State Department of Public Service to conduct an immediate investigation into Con Edison’s substation failure on Sunday afternoon that led to power failures across Brooklyn, including […]

by · September 18, 2017 · Government, News
Football Player Remembered

Football Player Remembered

Football Player Remembered by David Greene A memorial service was held on Saturday, September 2 for football player Dominick Bess, 14, who collapsed during a preseason practice of the junior varsity team at Mount Saint Michael Academy on Tuesday, August […]

by · September 16, 2017 · Local News, News
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CITY RESOURCE FAIR COMING TO HARLEM, 9/27

NEW YORK— On Wednesday, September 27, Mayor Bill de Blasio and Manhattan Borough President Gale A. Brewer will host a City Resource Fair during City Hall in Your Borough week. Top representatives from City Hall, the Mayor’s Office for Immigrant […]

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Ivanka Trump Brand Sales Slump

Special report via Racked In February, after Nordstrom said that it no longer planned to stock Ivanka Trump products, there were a few big questions at the fevered intersection of politics and fashion. Should retailers let politics sway their buys? And, more […]

by · September 15, 2017 · Business, News
Indians set MLB record in win over Royals

Indians set MLB record in win over Royals

Cleveland Indians set MLB record with 22nd consecutive win, a 5-2 victory in 10 innings over the Kansas City Royals. Comeback in the 9th. #Walkoff in the 10th. The @Indians won't stop winning. pic.twitter.com/j9OvOSYEbA — MLB (@MLB) September 15, 2017 […]

by · September 15, 2017 · News, Sports
BOLO: NYPD Needs Your Assistance

BOLO: NYPD Needs Your Assistance

The New York City Police Department is asking the public’s assistance identifying the individual depicted in the above video in regards to an attempted rape that occurred within the confines of the 43 Precinct. The individual is a male, Black, […]

by · September 14, 2017 · Bulletin Board, News, Police Blotter
Former Council Candidate Julio Pabon Testifies at CFB Meeting

Former Council Candidate Julio Pabon Testifies at CFB Meeting

On Thursday morning, former Council District 17 candidate Julio Pabon offered testimony about his campaign’s experience participating in the NYC Campaign Finance Board’s matching funds program. Mr. Pabon offered compliments to the CFB compliance staff and was mildly critical of […]